MIDDLETOWN >> Senior Amy Boyle collected 15 kills and nine digs, while senior Meghan Fusco had 22 digs to lead the Mercy volleyball team to a thrilling 13-25, 25-23, 25-18, 19-25, and 15-13 season opening win over Lauralton Hall on Monday.
Senior Mallory Oeschger added eight kills for the Tigers (1-0).
Mary Grace McCarthy had 28 assists and Ciara Dunn had 10 kills to lead the Crusaders (0-3).
Cromwell 3, Coginchaug 1 >> Sophomore Cara Jordan scored two goals and junior Jenna Serrantino had one goal to lift the host Panthers on Monday.
Sophomore Seraphina Mckiernan made 11 saves for the Panthers (2-0).
Olivia Preneta scored the Blue Devils’ goal. Coginchaug fell to 0-2.
East Hampton 1, Westbrook 1 >> Senior Kieran Owen scored the Bellringers’ goal in a Shoreline draw on Monday.
Jon Barber had an assist, while Peyton Debowsky made four saves for East Hampton (1-0-1).
Valley Regional 4, Haddam-Killingworth 0 >> At Higganum, Maleena Frazier scored two goals and Kelli Schaefer preserved the shutout with seven saves to lead the visiting Warriors on Monday. Sydney Lee and Kathryn Burr had one goal apiece for Valley (1-1).
Meghan O’Brien stopped 14 shots for the Cougars (0-2).
Mercy 2, Sacred Heart Academy 1 (OT) >> At Middletown, Meg McClellan and Kendall Castro had one goal apiece to lift the host Tigers on Monday.
Jessica Gaetgans stopped 13 shots for Mercy (1-1).
Taylor Dostle scored the Pacers’ goal. Sacred Heart fell to 0-2.